The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Python 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
Python
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 40 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 50.00% 37.04% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 16
Average daily rate £398 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £513 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Watford region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Python
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Scripter
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle